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What Causes Itchy Skin When Being Overtired Is It Just Stress
Stress affects most people in some way. Acute (sudden, short-term) stress leads to rapid changes throughout the body. Almost all body systems (the heart and blood vessels, immune system, lungs, digestive system, sensory organs, and brain) gear up to meet perceived danger. These stress responses could prove beneficial in a critical, life-or-death situation. Over time, however, repeated stressful situations put a strain on the body that may contribute to physical and psychological problems. Chronic (long-term) stress can have real health consequences and should be addressed like any other health concern. Fortunately, research is showing that lifestyle changes and stress-reduction techniques can help people learn ...Read more
Is there a reason why I am easily annoyed, irritated and angered at the slightest things sometimes?
Why is my scalp very dandruffie/really itchy suddenly now that the weather is going from winter to nice warm weather? I condition it well.
I have this recurring rash that itches but is also sensitive ans sunlight makes it worse. It is only on the upper part of my body what could it be?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This is the only way you can find out. ...Read more
What kind of blood disorder is it when you bruise so badly it looks like it could bleed out and knots under the skin. Very painful?
bleeding: Bleeding and easy bruising can be due to several different clotting issues. First would be low or ineffective platelets. This could be due to a serious bone marrow issue or medication and should be evaluated asap. Also could be due to a factor deficiency. Any family history of hemophilia? ...Read more
Hi, the inside of my nose is always dry and feels like there is something inside but when I look there isn't anything that I can see but at the back of one nostril it is really red and often becoms scabby which causes me to constantly be picking at it. Re
Been having a rash in the crease under my boobs. Think it tends to get worse when exercising. Could it be chaffing, moisture or something different?
Common compliant: This is a common compliant for many patients it is called Intertrigo (google it). This is caused when skin fold accumulate moisture and a rash occurs with possible fungal infections. If it is just a rash with no white discharge, then you could start simply having a professional bra fitting done to help prevent skin folds. If fungal infections (creamy discharge) a doc can prescribe antifungal meds ...Read more
Irritability: Being irritable is not automatically a disorder. This state may arise episodically with poor sleep, fatigue, hangover, being hungry, etc. However if persistent, it could indicate certain disorders and benefit from evaluation to see if something more serious is going on. Depression, bipolar d/o, anxiety, substance abuse, pms, certain character disorders, and some psychoses are all possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Take temp: The weather is changing to summer, and perhaps you are reacting to it. Have you taken your temperature? The body is very good at regulating internal temperature, and reacts generally if there is a reason for infection. Slow down, take your temp, and if it is elevated a visit to your md is advisable. ...Read more
My face is red all the time, but its worse when the weather is cold, hot, when i feel something emotionally.I think my skin is thin.I can send you a pic.
Rosacea: If you only have redness of your face and no pimples you can use a new cream called Mirvaso , which is available only with a prescription. It only helps the redness as long as you are using it. Other treatments that maybe more permanent include the pulsed dye laser and intense pulsed light treatment. ...Read more
What do chapped lips mean? Is it simply dry skin or something else ? Other than my lips being chapped , i'm anxious ..but I have anxiety. My urine is a clear yellow.
CHAPPED LIPS: HOW LONG HAVE YOU HAD CHAPPED LIPS? THERE ARE SEVERAL CAUSES OF WHAT THIS CAN BE: 1. TOOTHPASTE 2. MEDICATIONS LIKE ACCUTANE 3. LICKING YOUR LIPS 4. DEHYDRATION. DRINK MORE WATER 5. USE SUNSCREEN IN SUMMER 6. ALLERGY TO LIPSTICK, LIP GLOSS, ETC. BE A DETECTIVE AND FIND OUT WHAT YOU HAVE BEEN EATING AND WHAT YOU HAVE BEEN EXPOSED TO. GOOD LUCK! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lately it seems that my hands and forearms fall asleep quite often. Is that a sign for something serious?
Positional tingling: If you are experiencing intermittent tingling and numbness in your hands and forearms, what it might represent depends on how and when it happens. It is usually not serious but rarely there could be some sort of compressive or circulatory cause that should be evaluated. Describe your symptoms to a practitioner and they can examine for underlying explanations. ...Read more
My skin is constantly itchy, especially my hands, feet and legs. I scratch so much that i bleed. I am also anemic so not sure if this is the cause. Could it be?
I have itchy tingly skin when I take Claritin (loratadine) it stops the itch but skin still tingles. Skin is not dry and a cold fan blowing on me seems to help some. What could be wrong?
Just recently when my son is exercising/gets sweaty he breaks out into hives all over. Anyone know a cause or condition as to why this is happening?
There's this screaming in my head sometimes, and it's not because I'm mad or depressed, it just happens randomly and I'm not sure what the cause is.
Hi, i seem to get really itchy arms and legs when I get stressed or anxious. Is it a psychological thing or is there something more to it? Thanks
My eyes are very dry but I'm not sure if it is related to the weather or not. My eyes are like this year round and I'm hoping it is nothing to be?
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